lifestyle disease


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Any condition—e.g., obesity, hypertension, cardiovascular disease, sports injuries, and some cancers—that is attributable, at least in part, to lifestyle choices, e.g., diet, smoking, alcohol and drugs, promiscuity, unsafe sex, exercise, etc.

lifestyle disease

Public health Any condition–eg, obesity, HTN, cardiovascular disease, sports injuries, and some cancers–attributable, in part, to lifestyle choices, including diet, smoking, exercise, etc. See Lifestyle drug.

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Q. My friends’ life style has been affected by bipolar disorder. My friends’ life style has been affected by bipolar disorder. Is that true that a lifestyle affect by bipolar?

A. When you are diagnosed and being treated for Bipolar disorder your lifestyle will change rather drastically. In order to stay healthy a person with bipolar disorder must refrain from drinking and doing drugs they must also get plenty of sleep and rest. These changes can be difficult for some friends but you also have to look at the alternatives. Be patient with your friend and find things you can do together that takes your friends health into consideration.

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Moreover, the continued growth in coverage of mobile cellular networks, rapid advances in mobile technologies & applications, increasing lifestyle diseases and growing awareness among patient population in emerging economies, are some of the key factors fostering the growth of global mHealth market.
Summary: Organic and natural food products can play a key role in managing lifestyle diseases in the Middle East, where obesity, stress, cardiac disorders and diabetes are the biggest healthcare concerns, according to experts.
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The MENA and GCC healthcare market is being driven by strong economic growth, rapid urbanisation, demographic changes, growing occurrence of lifestyle diseases, active government investment, and initiatives to form a structured policy and regulatory environment favouring higher contribution from the private sector, said the report.
The conference runs until Tuesday (February 18) at the Dubai International Convention Centre, and has attracted a host of experts who will speak on various lifestyle diseases plaguing the world and the region.
The UAE has among the most alarming lifestyle disease statistics in the region.
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He said in addition to tobacco use, a majority of the patients have one or more lifestyle diseases such as diabetes, hypertension and high cholesterol.